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Over did it when excersising on Thursday and still have considerable pain in solar plexus area is this normal and what can I do to help?

Over did it when excersising on Thursday and still have considerable pain in solar plexus area is this normal and what can I do to help?

Push fluids/rest: Yes it is fairly normal to have continued pain for up to a week if you overdid the exercise in the abdominal area. Just drink lots of water and back off on the exercise. It may take a week or two but you should be back to normal soon. Always increase exercise regimens slowly to avoid muscle strain and this type of pain. ...Read more

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Male, 42, pain in solar plexus area for 3 days. He says it's worse when walking. Some belching/wind. He's asthmatic & coughs a lot. What could it be?

Male, 42, pain in solar plexus area for 3 days. He says it's worse when walking. Some belching/wind. He's asthmatic & coughs a lot. What could it be?

? GERD: Or Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Disease can cause the constellation of symptoms you mentioned and definitely can worsen asthma symptoms. You want to see your doctor, meanwhile, take your asthma medicines, controller and rescue medicines, as prescribed, try OTC antacids/PPI as omeprazole, unless contraindicated, read the labels carefully, best wishes ...Read more

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I am having extreme pain in my solar plexus area that radiates to my back and it only seems to go away when laying on my back when with knees up.?

I am having extreme pain in my solar plexus area that radiates to my back and it only seems to go away when laying on my back when with knees up.?

The celiac or solar: Plexus is a complex network of nerves located in the abdomen near where the celiac trunk, superior mesenteric artery and renal arteries branch from the abdominal aorta. Pain from that area radiating to the back is a classic symptom of pancreatitis, but could also be pain from stomach or duodenal ulcer, gastritis. You need to see your Doctor or go to Urgent Care. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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I am feeling indigestion type pain in the solar plexus area of my stomach as well as a nagging pain in my jaw muscles. Any ideas what this could be?

I am feeling indigestion type pain in the solar plexus area of my stomach as well as a nagging pain in my jaw muscles. Any ideas what this could be?

Are you grinding: Your teeth? This could be a very simple reason for why your jaw muscles are sore or you could also be clenching a lot. Often associated with stressful life episodes. Don't know about the indigestion, though. ...Read more

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Chest pain when I stand up. Not always but when it happens it feels like someone is crushing solar plexus area. Really hurts. Last s for half an hour.

Chest pain when I stand up. Not always but when it happens it feels like someone is crushing solar plexus area. Really hurts. Last s for half an hour.

Chest Pain Young Fem: Unlikely that this is a serious problem; but not guaranteed. Healthtap appears to note that you have already had a Chest X-ray and Stress Test. Is that correct? Are you an athlete? Past surgery on heart, lungs, or chest? Other symptoms during episodes (trouble breathing, lightheaded, pain in jaw/arms, sweating?). Recommend regular visit with your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Why does my anxiety start in my solar plexus area and spread out?

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Why does my anxiety start in my solar plexus area and spread out?

Anxiety: Symptoms can start just about anywhere & spread elsewhere. ...Read more

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My solar plexus area really hurts, and when I eat it gets worse. What could cause this? I was doing bench presses day before

Internal not muscula: This sounds like a stomach or intestinal problem not a muscular problem. See your physician. Muscle soreness does not get worse when you eat. ...Read more

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I discovered a lump in my solar plexus area should I be concerned?

I discovered a lump in my solar plexus area should I be concerned?

No: This is usually the lower end of the sternum and the xiphoid process. Sometimes it is tender to push on. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my solar plexus area. Little to know pain. Could it be a hernia?

I have a lump in my solar plexus area. Little to know pain. Could it be a hernia?

Maybe: If you mean the upper abdominal area, small lumps can be a hernia or benign fatty lump such as a lipoma. See a doctor for and exam to tell what you may have. ...Read more

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I have a large brown splotch on the area beneath both my breasts. It lays vertically on my solar plexus. It's not tineas versicolor. It doesn't match?

I have a large brown splotch on the area beneath both my breasts. It lays vertically on my solar plexus. It's not tineas versicolor. It doesn't match?

How long: How long has this large brown splotch been present beneath your breasts? Some areas of hyperpigmentation can be congenital. Chronic skin irritation such as with fungal infections which are common if the area beneath your breasts stay moist can also cause the skin to be hyperpigmented. An exam is necessary to know for sure what is going on. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What is early symptom of gallbladder cancer? Am a man, pain in solar plexus when I eat any kind of spice food.

What is early symptom of gallbladder cancer? Am a man, pain in solar plexus when I eat any kind of spice food.

Gallbladder disease: Gall stones are very common. Symptoms include ab pain after meals, especially fatty, spicy meals. Nausea and vomiting are also commonly present. Gall bladder cancer is much less common. Symptoms may mimic gall stone symptoms. The work up for both includes an ultrasound and blood work. Find a doctor near you for further care. ...Read more

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Pain in solar plexus, following severe bout GI distress (mainly gas), lead to e/r visit and passing of gallstone while under observation...Now what!?!

Pain in solar plexus, following severe bout GI distress (mainly gas), lead to e/r visit and passing of gallstone while under observation...Now what!?!

Surgery: Hi. It sounds like you had a bad gallbladder attack. I am uncertain what you mean by "passing a gallstone" but I assume that you were seen by a gallbladder surgeon & gallbladder surgery was recommended. I advise you to follow-up with that surgeon for definitive treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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What do I do if I have pain in my solar plexus?

Solar plexus: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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Bf told he has a pain near solar plexus. Why? What is that?

Network of nerves: A plexus is a complex network of nerves. The solar plexus is the common name for the celiac plexus which is located in the abdomen behind the stomach. Pain in that area can be caused by various things including a blow to the abdomen or any conditions that irritate surrounding structures such as the pancreas. ...Read more

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Food sometimes gets stuck going down. Sour feeling around solar plexus?

Food sometimes gets stuck going down. Sour feeling around solar plexus?

Get it checked: Gerd (reflux disease) may be the culprit as that is very common. However, dysphagia (difficulty swallowing or food getting stuck) is a symptom in a 63 yo that requires further evaluation such as an endoscopy or UGI series (radiology test). ...Read more

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Sharp pains in solar plexus, triggered by leaning over. They go away very fast (5 mins) but keep recurring. Male age 28.

Epigastric pain: Hello ~ are you doing any situps at the gym. This is a common cause. If so don't stop they will go away when the muscle gets stronger. Otherwise avoid spicy food and alcohol and take an antacid Maalox etc as 4-5 teaspoons 3 - 4 x a day and see if it improves. If it doesn't go away, please go see your PMD for evaluation. Thanks ...Read more

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What is the cause of pressure in the solar plexus?

Don't know: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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What could a lump in the solar plexus indicate?

What could a lump in the solar plexus indicate?

Different options: The armpit has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, hernias and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more

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How to get the lump on solar plexus down?

How to get the lump on solar plexus down?

Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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What would a lump below the solar plexus indicate?

Not sure: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more